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Calderdale birdsong featured in new therapeutic recordings

The songs of moorland bird species have been recorded in the Calderdale area as part of a new campaign to provide their unique sounds to local care homes. The Moorland Chorus recording will be used as a therapeutic tool for those no longer able to easily access the uplands. Organised by the British Association for Shooting and… Read more »

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Deliver achievable clinical negligence reform without delay, says MDU

The House of Commons Health and Social Care Select Committee has published the report of its inquiry into NHS litigation reform. The Medical Defence Union (MDU) engaged closely with this inquiry, submitting written evidence. The MDU welcomes the publication of today’s report but cautioned against too much focus on fundamental and complex structural change, at… Read more »

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Cheltenham Lib Dem MP increases his majority
General Election 2010: Lib Dems hold Cheltenham

By Aled Thomas Cheltenham, the number six target on the Conservatives’ hit list has been held by the Liberal Democrats. And the sitting MP Martin Horwood has even increased his majority, which had been reduced to three figures by boundary changes. Mr Horwood received 26,659 votes in what was very much a two-horse race against… Read more »

Labour holds Hampstead and Kilburn
General election 2010: Labour wins by a hair in Hampstead & Kilburn

By Sabine Klensch Labour candidate Glenda Jackson has won the three-way marginal seat of Hampstead and Kilburn with an extremely narrow majority of 42 votes over Conservative Chris Philip. Surprisingly enough the Lib Dems, who had high hopes for this newly created seat as their number six target, ended on third position with 31.2% of… Read more »